Chapter Comparison
of the Doctrine and Covenants

 

Key:
RDC = RLDS Doctrine and Covenants
LDC = LDS Doctrine and Covenants
BC = Book of Commandments (1833)
KDC = Kirtland Doctrine and Covenants (1835)
RCH = RLDS Church History
TS = Times and Seasons

 

Note: LDS Sections not included in RLDS Doctrine and Covenants are not recognized by RLDS Church. RLDS Sections not included in the LDS Doctrine and Covenants are not recognized by the LDS Church.

 

RDC LDC BC KDC Comments
1 1 1 1  
N/A 2 N/A N/A Malachi 4:5-6 as quoted to Joseph by Moroni (RCH 1:13)
2 3 2 30  
3 10 9 36  
4 4 3 31  
5 5 4 32  
6 6 5 8  
7 7 6 33  
8 8 7 34  
9 9 8 35  
10 11 10 37  
11 12 11 38  
N/A 13 N/A N/A Aaronic priesthood conferred on Joseph and Oliver by John the Baptist (RCH 1:34-35)
12 14 12 39  
13 15 13 40  
14 16 14 41  
15 17 N/A 42  
16 18 15 43  
17 20 24 2  
18 19 16 44  
19 21 22 46  
20 22 23 47  
21 23 17,18,19,20,21 45  
22 Book of Moses Ch. 1 N/A N/A Revelation to Moses
23 24 25 9  
24 25 26 48  
25 26 27 49  
26 27 28 50  
27 28 30 51  
28 29 29 10  
29 30 31,32,33 52  
30 31 34 53  
31 32 N/A 54  
32 33 35 55  
33 34 36 56  
34 35 37 11  
35 36 38 57  
36 Book of Moses Ch. 7 N/A N/A Prophecy of Enoch.
37 37 39 58  
38 38 40 12  
39 39 41 59  
40 40 42 60  
41 41 43 61  
42 42 44,47 13  
43 43 45 14  
44 44 46 62  
45 45 48 15  
46 46 49 16  
47 47 50 63  
48 48 51 64  
49 49 52 65  
50 50 53 17  
51 51 N/A 23  
52 52 54 66  
53 53 55 66  
54 54 56 67  
55 55 57 68  
56 56 58 69  
57 57 N/A 27  
58 58 59 18  
59 59 60 19  
60 60 61 70  
61 61 62 71  
62 62 63 72  
63 63 64 20  
64 64 65 21 Book of Commandments ends with the words “blood of Ephraim” (RDC 64:7b; LDC 64:36)
65 65 N/A 24  
66 66 N/A 74  
67 67 N/A 25  
68 68 N/A 22  
69 69 N/A 28  
70 70 N/A 26  
71 71 N/A 90  
72 72 N/A 89  
73 73 N/A 29  
74 74 N/A 73  
75 75 N/A 87  
76 76 N/A 91 Revelation on the glories.
N/A 77 N/A N/A Questions and answers about Book of Revelation
77 78 N/A 75  
78 79 N/A 76  
79 80 N/A 77  
80 81 N/A 79  
81 82 N/A 86  
82 83 N/A 88  
83 84 N/A 4 Revelation on priesthood.
N/A 85 N/A N/A Letter to W.W. Phelps on the “one mighty and strong” (LDC 85:3-10 is RCH 1:259-260; TS 5:673-674)
84 86 N/A 6  
N/A 87 N/A N/A Prophecy of Civil War (RCH 1:262-263)
85 88 N/A 7 The “Olive Leaf” revelation.
86 89 N/A 80 Word of Wisdom
87 90 N/A 84  
88 91 N/A 92  
89 92 N/A 93  
90 93 N/A 82  
91 94 N/A 83  
92 95 N/A 95  
93 96 N/A 96  
94 97 N/A 81  
95 98 N/A 85  
96 99 N/A 78  
97 100 N/A 94  
98 101 N/A 97  
99 102 N/A 5  
100 103 N/A N/A  
101 104 N/A 98  
102 105 N/A N/A  
103 106 N/A 99  
104 107 N/A 3  
N/A 108 N/A N/A Revelation to Lyman Sherman (RCH 1:625-626)
N/A 109 N/A N/A Joseph Smith Jr.’s dedication prayer of Kirtland Temple (RCH 2:38-44)
N/A 110 N/A N/A Visions of Joseph and Oliver in Kirtland Temple (RCH 2:46-47)
N/A 111 N/A N/A Revelation given at Salem, Massachusetts.
105 112 N/A N/A  
N/A 113 N/A N/A Questions and answers about Isaiah
N/A 114 N/A N/A Revelation to David W. Patten
N/A 115 N/A N/A Revelation on building up Far West (RCH 2:151-152)
N/A 116 N/A N/A Revelation on Adam-ondi-Ahman (RCH 2:153-154)
N/A 117 N/A N/A Revelation to William Marks, et. al. (RCH 2:166)
N/A 118 N/A N/A Revelation filling four places in the Twelve (RCH 2:166)
106 119 N/A N/A  
N/A 120 N/A N/A Appendage to LDC 119
N/A 121 N/A N/A Prayer and prophecies by Joseph Smith Jr. from Liberty Jail (TS 1:100-103, 131-132). LDC 121:28,32 contain teaching on multiple Gods, which is a change from the original text in TS 1:103.
N/A 122 N/A N/A Revelation to Joseph Smith Jr. (TS 1:132)
N/A 123 N/A N/A Letter by Joseph Smith Jr. (TS 1:133)
107 124 N/A N/A Removed to the Appendix by 1970 RLDS World conference.
108 133 N/A 100  
108A N/A N/A 103 Introduction in later editions of RLDS D&C
N/A 125 N/A N/A Revelation to the saints in Iowa.
N/A 126 N/A N/A Revelation to Brigham Young
109 127 N/A N/A Removed to the Appendix by 1970 RLDS World conference.
110 128 N/A N/A Removed to the Appendix by 1970 RLDS World conference.
111 N/A N/A 101 Church law on marriage — only one wife, no polygamy or concubines are allowed. Retained in LDC through the 1866 edition, later removed.
N/A 129 N/A N/A Instruction about angels and spirits
N/A 130 N/A N/A Various instructions
N/A 131 N/A N/A Revelation on celestial marriage
N/A 132 N/A N/A Revelation on polygamy and celestial marriage. Brigham Young delivered it in 1852, claiming Joseph had given it to him. RLDS Church disputes this claim.
112 134 N/A 102  
113 135 N/A N/A  
N/A 136 N/A N/A Revelation to Brigham Young
N/A 137 N/A N/A Joseph Smith Jr.’s vision of his brother Alvin in Celestial glory (RCH 2:16)
N/A 138 N/A N/A Vision of Joseph Fielding Smith
114-159 N/A N/A N/A These sections are only in RDC, after Reorganized Church was organized.
145-159 N/A N/A N/A These are in RDC and included here for reference, although fundamental RLDS do not accept them as authoritative.